Graduate 2019-2020

Education M.A.T. — Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Education Emphasis

College of Education and Behavioral Sciences

Degree Requirements — 30 Credit Hours

The Master of Arts in Teaching  - Culturally & Linguistically Diverse (MAT-CLD) Education program prepares teachers to serve the growing number of emergent bilingual learners in their classrooms. The MAT-CLD endorsement program consists of 30 semester hours. Requirements for the program include admission to the Graduate School and teaching licensure or enrollment in a teacher preparation program. Evidence of second language learning experience needs to be demonstrated for completion of this program.

See “Education M.A.T.”.

Degree Requirements

Required Course — 3 credit hours

SRM 600Introduction to Graduate Research

3

Required Major Credits — 27 credit hours

Choose 27 credit hours from the courses below:

EDF 610Teacher Research

3

ECLD 592Second Language Acquisition Theory

3

ECLD 593Language, School and Society

3

ECLD 594Foundations of Language and Linguistics for ESL/Bilingual Educators

3

ECLD 602Teaching Culturally & Linguistically Diverse Learners

3

ECLD 603Methods and Assessment in Culturally & Linguistically Diverse Education

3

ECLD 604Field Experience in Culturally & Linguistically Diverse Education

3

ECLD 605Seminar in Multilingual Teaching and Learning

3

ECLD 606Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Learners in the U. S. Educational System

3

EDRD 523Academic Language/Literacy Development for Diverse Learners in School Settings

3